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Naloxone training available

May 2, 2016 The Hancock County Health Department will hold training in administering naloxone, also known under the brand name Narcan, for residents May 11 at the Swaney Memorial Library located at 100 N. more »»

Health Department offering blood tests

May 2, 2016 NEW CUMBERLAND — The Hancock County Health Department will provide lab services at the New Cumberland offic. more »»

Shakespeare’s First Folio celebrated with series

May 2, 2016 WHEELING — The People’s University program at the Ohio County Public Library will explore William Shakespeare. Classes will meet at 7 p.m. on consecutive Tuesday evenings through June 21. more »»

Weir High School Class of 1970 will hold meeting Wednesday

May 2, 2016 WEIRTON?— The Weir High School Class of 1970 will hold the “May Flowers” meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Mario’s Restaurant located at 3806 Main St. All classmates and spouses are welcome to attend. more »»

Dunbar Center craft show cancelled, will be rescheduled

May 2, 2016 WEIRTON?— The craft show scheduled for Saturday at the Dunbar Recreation Center has been cancelled. A new date will be announced. more »»

Master Gardeners schedule plant sale for Saturday

May 2, 2016 WEIRTON — Spring is here, and with it comes the annual Tri-State Area Master Gardeners Association plant sale. This year’s sale will be held from 9 a.m. more »»

Mud Bog Sundays to return to Brooke Hills Park Sunday

May 2, 2016 WELLSBURG — Mud Bog Sundays will return to Brooke Hills Park Sunday. Registration for participants will be from 10 a.m. to noon, with racing to start at 1 p.m. more »»

Rabies clinic available May 28 at shelter, June 6 in Weirton

May 2, 2016 The Hancock County Commission, Hancock County Dog Warden Department, Hancock County Assessors Office, Hancock County Animal Shelter Foundation and Hilltop Animal Hospital will hold rabies clinics... more »»

Follansbee High School Class of 1961 seeking classmates

May 2, 2016 FOLLANSBEE — The Follansbee High School Class of 1961 is looking for classmates James Durst, Ray Henry, Roberta Kuhns Simmons, Alic Nolte McKay, Shirley Smith, Joyce Stewart Kendo, Carolyn Tosi... more »»

What happened at the Battle of Benghazi

May 1, 2016 The sixth presentation in the Herald-Star Speaker Series was a hit as a sell-out audience listened Monday to the personal account of the Battle of Benghazi, Libya, Sept. more »»

Women’s golf news

May 1, 2016 BLACKMOOR The Blackmoor Monday Evening Ladies League played April 25 with Signa Findlay serving as host. Lori Defallo took low gross, and Christina Rock took putts. more »»

Campus News

May 1, 2016 University of Mount Union Meghan Finton of Weirton was named the Alpha Lambda Delta senior certificate winner during the University of Mount Union’s Senior Recognition and Honors Convocation. more »»

Community Calendar

May 1, 2016 (EDITOR’S NOTE: The community calendar is only as accurate as the information provided to it. more »»

Olympians earn recognition

April 29, 2016 WELLSBURG — Brooke County Special Olympians returned from the state Special Olympics basketball and cheering competition with several medals, and one came home with an award for his excellent... more »»

Greater Weirton Senior Center hosting Sands of Time May 5

April 29, 2016 WEIRTON — The Greater Weirton Senior Center will host the Sands of Time May 5 at the center located at 3425 Main St. The doors open at 5 p.m., and the band will play from 7 p.m. to 10 p.. more »»

East Liverpool campus screens ‘Violins of Hope’ documentary

April 29, 2016 EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio — Kent State University at East Liverpool will observe Holocaust Remembrance by showing “The Violins of Hope,” a documentary produced by Lance Shultz, at 6 p.. more »»

Hancock Federal Credit Union awards scholarships

April 29, 2016 WEIRTON — The Hancock School Employees Federal Credit Union awarded two $500 scholarships to graduating seniors Adam Davis of Madonna High School and Kristen Olashuk of Tinora High School, who were... more »»

Funseekers hold April meeting, planning annual picnic

April 29, 2016 WEIRTON — Funseekers President Larry Bauer welcomed members to the April 6 meeting and Joann Bugin led the opening prayer with an Easter reading, followed by members reciting the Pledge of Allegianc... more »»

Local named to state office

April 28, 2016 WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS — The Bethany Woman’s Club received numerous awards and its leader was named to a state office at the 110th annual General Federation of Woman’s Clubs state convention held in... more »»

Your Chamber and You

April 28, 2016 West Liberty University is offering its Bachelor of Arts in Leadership and Administration onsite at West Virginia Northern Community College, Weirton. Classes begin at 6 p.m. Aug. more »»

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